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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 34–47.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Malcolm Miles In an essay on French literature in the period of Nazi occupation, Herbert Marcuse argues that a literature of intimacy—love poems and romantic novels—is the last resort of freedom in totalitarian conditions. Written in 1945 and revised in the 1970s, Marcuse’s essay argues...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 135–137.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Malcolm Miles Ecology and Revolution: Herbert Marcuse and the Challenge of a New World Order , by Reitz Charles , New York : Routledge , 2019 , 194 pages, $31.95 (paperback), ISBN 978-1-138-34187-6 © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Charles Reitz has written two previous...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 239–249.
Published: 01 July 2014
... enact a new sensibility ( Marcuse 1969 : 31–54). But Hewitt and Jordan were only a year old when the Dialectics of Liberation Congress took place at the Roundhouse in North London in 1967 ( Cooper 1968 ), and Beech only two; that is not their history and I should put it aside (for now...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (3): 303–318.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of the era, was urging us to question all our accepted values and norms by joining him in “tuning in, turning on and dropping out.” 4 Even more deserving of mention is Marcuse. In his version, critical theory offered the hope that the new left, along with other 1960s' developments such as black...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 157–162.
Published: 01 March 2012
... what some of the more critical theorists of technologies—in particular, Martin Heidegger and Herbert Marcuse—have argued regarding contemporary technology's close relation to capitalism. The book in turn claims that such theories foster a too essentialist rendition of technology as always aiding...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 127–132.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Marcuse is keen to emphasize that the attacks on the World Trade Center only accelerated urban trends that were in evidence long before September 2001. According to Marcuse, September 11th “added a significant weight” to the decentralization of key businesses’ functions, or rather a “concentrated...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (1): 54–65.
Published: 01 March 2016
...—are traced along what Herbert Marcuse (1966) called a logic of scarcity. For Marcuse, this logic of scarcity was—like the spirit of capitalism was for Max Weber (1958) —a critical component in encouraging labor. In either case, perceived scarcity is a tool for governing: scarcity of resources, scarcity...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (3): 395–398.
Published: 01 November 2006
... damning contempt for the entire social machine of capital. Situationists such as Debord and critical theorists like Marcuse set the standard, claiming people had been molded into passive spectators who no longer sought a world beyond representations and the cycle of commodities, and instead were becoming...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 March 2012
... enemies, white Christian Islamophobes who, like Breivik, were trying to save Western civilization. 11. For a critique of Gross and Levitt's ill-informed attack on Marcuse and the Frankfurt School as the origins of “political correctness”—a position that underplays the role of feminism, antiracist...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (3): 335–358.
Published: 01 November 2009
... the needs of the owners and controllers of capital ( Adorno and Horkheimer 1986: 125 ). A somewhat more positive reading came from Herbert Marcuse whose followers in the 1960s perceived (or themselves created) a cultural and political backlash against what Marcuse saw as a “totally administered society...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 2013
... verisimilitude. Scholarship thus performs the production of an ontology that conforms to what Herbert Marcuse called the logic of scarcity, manifest in the performance principle: “The distribution of scarcity as well as the effort of overcoming it, the mode of work, have been imposed upon individuals—first...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 326–347.
Published: 01 November 2017
... , February 18 , politicsweb.co.za/politics/rmf-protesters-incinerated-five-richard-baholo-pai . Marcuse Herbert . 2002 . One-Dimensional Man: Studies in the Ideology of Advanced Industrial Society . New York : Routledge . Oguibe Olu . 2002 . “ Reverse Appropriation as Nationalism...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (1): 75–100.
Published: 01 March 2005
.... (eds), Multiliteracies: Literacy, Learning, and the Design of Social Futures , Melbourne : Macmillan , pp. 69 – 105 . Marcuse H. ( 2001 ), Towards a Critical Theory of Society: Collected Papers of Herbert Marcuse , Vol. II , Kellner D. (ed.), New York : Routledge , pp. 180 – 2...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (3): 370–390.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Marcuse’s (1955) “logic of scarcity” or Fredric Jameson’s ([1991] 2003) “cultural logic of late capitalism” but in the positivist sense of a newly discovered law, albeit one that now attempts to absorb critical keywords that temper its positivist undertones. 21 James Ferris and Nicholas P. O. Williams...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 July 2010
..., motor force of human development ( Stiegler 1998: 2 ), Stiegler argues that Marxism (Adorno, Marcuse, Habermas) has not been able to think the compositional dynamic of human–technical becoming, resorting to a teleological dialectic based on nature/culture and human/technics oppositions (1998: 10–13...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 254–271.
Published: 01 July 2012
..., and Tomoko Yoneda as well as an essay by Holly Edwards. References Leslie Esther . 1999 . “ Introduction to Adorno/Marcuse Correspondence on the German Student Movement .” New Left Review , no. 233 , platypus1917.home.comcast.net/∼platypus1917/leslieesther_adornomarcusenewleft.pdf...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 28–36.
Published: 01 March 2021
... . References Alford C. Fred . 1985 . Science and the Revenge of Nature: Marcuse and Habermas . Gainesville : University Press of Florida . Andreoni Manuela . 2020 . “ Coronavirus in Brazil: What You Need to Know .” New York Times , August 10 . www.nytimes.com/article/brazil...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 80–91.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., whether ideological or viral. What is at stake in this reading of the epidemiological network that TraceTogether envisions becomes clear from a politico-ontological perspective. Control's aim is not to deindividualize the individual, pace cultural theorists like Theodor Adorno and Herbert Marcuse...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2008
... 2005: 88) : “its deepest vocation is over and over again to demonstrate and dramatize our incapacity to imagine the future, to body forth . . . the atrophy in our time of what Marcuse has called the utopian imagination , the imagination of otherness and radical difference; to succeed by failure...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... is therefore correct, following Herbert Marcuse, to place technics within the evolution of sexuality and the vagaries of desire. There would be no Oedipus complex, specific to human animals, without the technological evolution of the human. But he goes too far when he makes the relation between technics...